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Woman pleads guilty to boyfriend'' s death in YouTube stunt

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title=” (Northwest Regional Corrections Center through AP) “border=” 0 “width=” 180″/ > (Northwest Regional Corrections Center by means of AP). HALSTAD, Minn. (AP)– A Minnesota female has actually pleaded guilty to fatally shooting her partner in a videotaped stunt they prepared to publish on YouTube.

Monalisa Perez, 20, pleaded guilty last week to second-degree murder in the June death of 22-year-old Pedro Ruiz III, The Star Tribune reported. Perez has 2 children with Ruiz.

Perez informed investigators that Ruiz wished to make a video of her shooting a bullet into a hardcover encyclopedia he was holding against his chest, according to court records. Perez stated she fired a.50-caliber Desert Eagle handgun from about a foot away. 2 cams tape-recorded the event, though detectives have withheld the footage. Ruiz died from a gunshot wound to the chest.

[http://www.fox5vegas.com/story/35773343/stunt-gone-wrong-pregnant-girlfriend-shoots-and-accidentally-kills-boyfriend” target=”_blank”> Related: Stunt gone wrong: Pregnant girlfriend shoots and mistakenly kills boyfriend] The couple had a YouTube channel where they posted videos of tricks and stunts. Hours prior to the shooting, Perez tweeted: “Me and Pedro are probably going to shoot one of the most harmful videos ever. HIS concept not MINE.”

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 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hr8VlTZMNn0 Ruiz’s auntie, Lisa Primeau, said her nephew was always going after an excitement and “putting a harmful twist on everything he did.” She said that included jumping into a swimming pool from the top of a home.

Perez will be sentenced in February. Her plea contract calls for her to serve six months in prison and Ten Years of supervised probation. She ‘d be forbidden from benefiting off the video and would be disallowed for life from having a weapon, inning accordance with court files.

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YouTube Sensation Taylor Davis Performs at the PAC Sept. 29

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Carrying out Arts Center is proud to welcome American violinist, author, and arranger Taylor Davis in her very first solo concert at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 29. A YouTube experience, her videos have been seen over 250 million times, and her newest album debuted at # 6 on the Billboard classical music chart.

Tickets

Tickets to Taylor Davis are $50, $40, $30, $20, and can be acquired through the Performing Arts Center ticket officeor by calling 702-895-ARTS (2787). Student rush tickets are $10 each (not inclusive of the facilities fee) and readily available one hour prior to each event, based upon schedule and with legitimate trainee ID. UNLV faculty and personnel discounts likewise are readily available.

A $1.50 centers charge, in addition to the ticket price, is charged on all Carrying out Arts Center tickets. Package workplace is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

About the PAC

The UNLV Performing Arts Center is Southern Nevada’s first house for the arts: it opened in 1976 and celebrates its 42nd season this year. It hosts a range of performances and events and is home to productions presented by the Nevada Conservatory Theatre, UNLV School of Music, UNLV Dance, Desert Chorale, and the Southern Nevada Musical Arts Society. The UNLV PAC also is pleased to host different Clark County School District Fine Arts celebrations and concerts.

Hit song '' Despacito ' ends up being most viewed video on YouTube

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Lynne Sladky/ AP In this April 27, 2017 file image, vocalists Luis Fonsi, left and Daddy Yankee carry out throughout the Latin Billboard Awards in Coral Gables, Fla. Fonsi and Daddy Yankee hre turning down the use of their hit tune “Despacito” by the federal government of Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro it its July 2017, campaign to change the country’s constitution.

Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017|12:15 a.m.

New York City– The video for the No. 1 hit song “Despacito” has a brand-new record– it’s become the most popular clip on YouTube of all-time with more than 3 billion views.

YouTube announced Friday that Luis Fonsi’s common song with Daddy Yankee has actually exceeded previous record holder “See You Once again,” the tune by Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth from the “Furious 7” soundtrack.

“Despacito” ended up being a global smash hit this year, topping the Signboard Hot 100 chart. The record-breaking video does not include the popular remix with Justin Bieber; that version has been viewed more than 464 million times.

“Despacito” is on track to become the first video to reach three billion views on YouTube. The video is likewise the most “liked” video on YouTube.

Hit tune '' Despacito ' becomes most viewed video on YouTube

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Lynne Sladky/ AP In this April 27, 2017 file image, singers Luis Fonsi, left and Daddy Yankee perform throughout the Latin Signboard Awards in Coral Gables, Fla. Fonsi and Daddy Yankee hre turning down making use of their hit tune “Despacito” by the federal government of Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro it its July 2017, project to change the nation’s constitution.

Friday, Aug. 4, 2017|7 p.m.

NEW YORK– The video for the No. 1 hit tune “Despacito” has a new record– it’s become the most popular clip on YouTube of all-time with more than 3 billion views.

YouTube revealed Friday that Luis Fonsi’s common song with Daddy Yankee has gone beyond previous record holder “See You Again,” the tune by Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth from the “Furious 7” soundtrack.

“Despacito” became an international blockbuster this year, topping the Signboard Hot 100 chart. The record-breaking video does not include the popular remix with Justin Bieber; that variation has actually been seen more than 464 million times.

“Despacito” is on track to become the very first video to reach three billion views on YouTube. The video is also the most “liked” video on YouTube.

YouTube to introduce app, website dedicated to video gaming

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This picture shows YouTube Video gaming, a brand-new app and website particularly aimed at players introducing this summer season. YouTube announced the new app and site Friday, June 12, 2015, ahead of 2015 Electronic Entertainment Exposition. The expo runs June 16-18, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Friday, June 12, 2015|6:30 p.m.

LOS ANGELES– YouTube is seeking to win over gamers.

The online video giant revealed strategies ahead of next week’s Electronic Home entertainment Exposition to established a different app and website particularly for fans of video games.

Ryan Wyatt, YouTube’s international head of video gaming content, unveiled YouTube Video gaming during an event Friday at YouTube Area LA, one of the site’s production facilities. He stated YouTube Gaming will be a destination for users to find gaming videos, live streams and Web characters. sl

“In spite of the crazy use that gaming drives on YouTube, we have actually never ever actually developed gamers the experience that they should have,” said Wyatt. “That’s something that changes today.”

The app and website, which is set up to debut in the united state and U.K. later this summer season, will feature individual pages dedicated to more than 25,000 games.

YouTube item designer Jonathan Terleski showed that if a user started looking for the word “call” on the YouTube Video gaming app, the military shooter “Call of Duty,” not the Carly Rae Jepsen tune “Call Me Maybe” would appear first.

YouTube is likewise looking for to make it much easier for users to broadcast live and competitive video gaming, known as e-sports, by creating singular links that can be shared, removing the have to set up a broadcast and promoting live broadcasts.

“YouTube Gaming is constructed from the ground up for players, by players,” said Wyatt. “Not is video gaming going to be lost in a sea of material. We’re releasing a new user experience that puts video games front and center. That consists of live gaming, as well.”

The step by Google-owned YouTube takes direct goal at Twitch, the gaming-centric streaming video website obtained by Amazon in 2014 for almost $1 billion. While YouTube continues to be the dominant online video website, Twitch has strengthened itself over the past 3 years as a destination to stream gameplay from such titles as “League of Legends” and “Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.” Jerk now boasts 100 million users who watch 1.5 million broadcasters a month.

“We welcome new entrants into the growing list of rivals,” stated Matthew DiPietro, Twitch’s vice president of marketing, in a statement. “Gaming video is certainly a huge market that others have their eye on. It inspires us to work even harder to make the neighborhood proud.”

YouTube Video gaming will be previewed at YouTube’s booth on the E3 show floor starting Tuesday.

The announcement of YouTube’s restored focus on gaming when again signifies the importance of online video on the eve of E3, the gaming market’s annual exhibition. While the interactive extravaganza is no longer broadcast survive TV cable television channels such as Spike and G4, the surprise-laced interview and fancy video game presentations attract millions of audiences on YouTube, Twitch and other online streaming services.

“The way you reach a player today is really different than the method you would 20 or perhaps 10 years earlier,” said Michael Gallagher, president of the Electronic Software application Association, which organizes E3.

“It’s more direct. The customers want the experience of video game debuts through the eyes and voices of true players,” Gallagher continued. “Now, those true gamers who can speak to enthusiasm about a brand-new ‘Fallout’ or ‘Call of Duty’ are able to do it live and in person through streaming innovation. It’s another example how the industry has actually developed and grown beyond traditional forms of media.”